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Milford, Delaware CNA Programs

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You can receive your certification in as little as 3 to 8 weeks.
Milford CNA classes - online & campus-based programs are available.
Admissions Advisor Tip: Don't limit your options. Contact multiple schools to see the differences in what they offer, like financial aid packages.

How to Become a CNA in Milford, Delaware

Since Nurse Aides are needed throughout the Nation, you will be able to secure employment opportunities in any state you become certified. In Delaware, medical field job security is higher than most careers. You can earn your CNA license after completing a training program. CNA course requirements vary by state according to state regulations. However, many CNA programs can be completed in 8 to 12 weeks. Plus, CNA courses are considerably cheaper than attending LPN school and are an excellent way to get started in a healthcare career.

PCT / CNA / CMA - What's the Difference?

This depends on where you live. Some PCT courses include EKG phlebotomy training. Some Patient Care Technician programs also include HHA (Home Health Aid) certification. However, in some work environments the titles CNA and PCT are used interchangably. Some hospitals in Delaware may be hiring Nurse Care Techs (NCT), a position which you can apply for with your CNA license.

CMA can stand for Certified Medication Aide or Certified Medical Assistant, both which perform separate but overlapping duties in the workplace.

How Much Does CNA Training Cost in Milford?

Nursing assistant courses at vocational colleges and allied health schools usually range between $400 and $1200. When choosing a CNA school, learn about all the associated costs required at each institution. Some schools list their program cost as all expenses included. However other schools may also require you to purchase additional materials (such as books, scrubs and materials for your clinicals) which have separate fees from the tuition costs.

CNA Refresher Courses around Milford usually cost around $100-$200.

Need Tuition Assistance?

While many schools do not offer financial aid for students enrolled in their CNA course, some training programs may offer assistance to help with the cost of the course or certification. Also, some CNA employers will even pay for your Nurse Assistant training or reimburse you after you successfully complete your CNA training.

Some employers in Milford will cover a percentage of your CNA tuition; others will pay tuition costs up to a specific dollar amount. Often, new CNAs are required to work a particular number of months at the employer that covered their school bills. Or you may just need to reimburse them for any of the tuition costs they paid on your behalf.

When Can I Start CNA Training in Milford?

Many schools that offer CNA training have new sessions beginning every 6 to 8 weeks. In many areas in Delaware, you can find CNA training starting in October 2015, November 2015, December 2015, or January 2016 available for registration now. Unlike nursing programs in Delaware, you can usually find a school starting a new session of their CNA course fairly quickly. However, some schools offer CNA classes in semester format. At these schools, you may need to wait up 3 or 4 months to start your course.

Becoming a Nurse Aide in Milford a great way to quickly gain experience in the medical field. Check out Delaware CNA Salary info.

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889 S. Little Creek Road
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100 Campus Drive
Dover, Delaware 19901
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1080 Silver Lake Boulevard
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424 Savannah Road
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Indian River High School
29772 Armory Road
Seaford, Delaware 19973
Camtech, Inc.
563 North Hall Street
Seaford, Delaware 19973
Tri-State Technical
210 Laureltown
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Hands Medical Healthcare Services, Inc.
230 N. Union Street, Suite A,
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555 Hyetts Corner Road
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